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From prope.



propitius (feminine propitia, neuter propitium); first/second declension

  1. favorable, well-disposed, kind
  2. propitious


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative propitius propitia propitium propitiī propitiae propitia
genitive propitiī propitiae propitiī propitiōrum propitiārum propitiōrum
dative propitiō propitiō propitiīs
accusative propitium propitiam propitium propitiōs propitiās propitia
ablative propitiō propitiā propitiō propitiīs
vocative propitie propitia propitium propitiī propitiae propitia

Derived terms[edit]



  • propitius in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • propitius in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “propitius”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • propitius” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the favour of heaven: dei propitii (opp. irati)
  • propitious in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911